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FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:03 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: TBA
Details:
Venue: Central Highlands Library Ballarat
Time: 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431

Details:
To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of your own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

You will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


simPRO Software and Xero for Plumbers and Electricians - Free Event

Date:08 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Oscar's Hotel Ballarat, 18 Doveton St North
Email : Madeline@mtaoptima.com.au
Phone: 03 5320 1888

Details: Oscar's Hotel Wednesday 8 October - 5:45pm - 7:00pm - Register: http://bit.ly/simpro-event
simPRO takes away the daily day to day jobs and lets you focus on growing your business.
-Invoicing customers immediately and getting paid faster, with both time and materials accurately recorded and costed to maintain margins;
-Having supplier pricelists and labour rates at your fingertips;
-Scheduling labour and equipment tools for even the small 15 minute jobs;
-Instant monitoring of budgets for every job, getting you back in control of projects and costs;
-Build your own customised pre-build templates, to save time when estimating; and
-Integrate data from simPRO to most accounting packages, such as XERO and MYOB, to eliminate double entry and errors, increasing office efficiency.

To learn more about simPRO, come along on Wednesday, 8 October 2014 at Oscar's Hotel Ballarat and feel free to bring along a friend.

Light refreshments will be provided from 5.45pm with the presentation starting at 6pm and running for 60 minutes.


Commerce Ballarat 505 Club

Date:09 Oct 2014
Non Members: $16.50
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: McCallum Industries, 1820 Sturt Street, Ballarat
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Details:
An evening of networking and fostering relationships to grow your business.
Drinks and Savouries provided
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


The Victorian Manaufacturing Showcase 2014

Date:21 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Chisholm Institute, Automotive Centre, Building R, 121 Stud Road, Dandenong
Email : abradley@icnvic.org.au
Phone: 0447446091

Details:
The Victorian Manufacturing Showcase 2014 will inspire, educate and provide a unique opportunity to hear from key local business leaders.

Hear about innovation being embraced by the food and advanced manufacturing sector, and other flourishing sectors including infrastructure, mining, transport, aerospace and defence.

Learn about current world class research and the potential of involving your business with Victoria's leading educational institutions.

This free showcase aims to highlight manufacturing success stories within Victoria and to build support for the State's network of such diverse and leading businesses.

The showcase will also cover the requirements for entry into new business sectors, including rules, regulations, requirements, product timelines, supply chain needs and more.

Come along and boost your business profile at this free business event.

Meet hundreds of your peers, exchange your ideas and help drive Victorian manufacturing.

Also discover what Victorian Government business programs best suit your company's needs, including the ongoing transition support for Victoria's automotive supply chain.

The Minister for Manufacturing, the Hon. David Hodgett MP, will open the showcase.

Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame 2011 Honouree, Mr Gerry Ryan OAM, Managing Director of Jayco Corporation, will be the showcase ambassador. Jayco is the largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles
in the Southern Hemisphere.

SHOWCASE DETAILS
Date: Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Time: 8:00am to 2:00pm
Place: Chisholm Institute, Automotive Centre,
Building R, 121 Stud Road, Dandenong
Cost: Free
Booking: business.vic.gov.au
and look under Events


Breakfast Invitation - Understanding Trauma & Wellbeing: Hope for Schools, Families and Ourselves

Date:21 Oct 2014
Non Members: $20.00
Members: TBA
Details: Venue: iiNet Conference Centre, Greenhill Enterprise Centre
Ballarat Technology Park, Federation University
University Drive, Mt Helen Vic 3353
Email : c.butler@federation.edu.au
Phone: 5327 9893 / 5327 9843
Details: Understanding Trauma & Wellbeing: Hope for schools, families and ourselves
Tuesday 21 October 2014 | 7.30 for 7.45am (sharp)
iiNet Conference Centre | Greenhill Enterprise Centre

Trauma's impact on neurodevelopment can have significant implications for young people reengaging with education. Current themes from positive psychology and wellbeing research are embedded within our practice to form a strengths-based holistic lens to strategically build relationships and achieve academic outcomes. Learn how our experience has relevance far beyond the classroom toward flourishing families, relationships, professional settings and communities.

Guest Speaker: Tom Brunzell, Senior Advisor of Teaching and Learning, Berry Street Victoria

Tom Brunzell (MS, EdM, PhD candidate) has over a decade of experience as a teacher, school leader, and education advisor in New York City and Melbourne. Currently he is the Senior Advisor of Teaching and Learning at Berry Street Victoria. Tom presents internationally on topics of transforming school cultures, high expectations for differentiated instruction, trauma-informed practice, wellbeing and the application of positive psychology, and effective school leadership. He is also a PhD candidate at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne Graduate School of Education studying trauma-informed pedagogy, positive psychology, and their impacts on workplace meaning.
He received his bachelor degree (B.A.) from Yale University, then a teaching masters degree (M.S.T.) from Pace University and a school leadership masters degree (Ed.M.) from the Bank Street School of Education. He has presented professional development for Teach for America, KIPP, the National Centre on Education and the Economy (NCEE), Teach for Australia, Foundation for Young Australians, Independent Schools Victoria, DEECD, the Centre for Strategic Education and the Victoria Curriculum and Assessment Authority; and lectured at the University of Melbourne and RMIT.


Have your say on Waste and Resource Recovery Strategies

Date:21 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: TBA
Details:
Venue: To be confirmed
Email : trish.kevin@sustainability.vic.gov.au
Phone: 53566734

Details:
Sustainability Victoria, on behalf of the Victorian Government, invites you to get involved and have your say on a suite of new strategies and frameworks that will improve waste and resource recovery management and market outcomes as well as inform a core component of our new organisational strategy. These new strategies and frameworks are:
-Victorian Market Development Strategy for Recovered Resources
-Investment Facilitation Framework
-Victorian Collaborative Procurement Framework
To find out more and to register your attendance at a workshop go to: participate.sustainability.vic.gov.au


FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:22 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: TBA
Details:
Venue: Central Highlands Library Ballarat
Time: 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431

Details:
To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of your own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

You will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


TenderWrite Workshop

Date:28 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: TBA
Details: Venue: Trench Room, Town Hall Ballarat
Email : andreacarroll@ballarat.vic.gov.au
Phone: 53205116
Details: Come along to the City of Ballarat TenderWrite workshop to learn practical skills on how to prepare and write tenders to improve your businesses' chances of winning government business. Suitable for all industry sectors, all businesses welcome.


SC Technology Showcase

Date:28 Oct 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: SC Technology Group Showroom - 116 Skipton Street, Ballarat VIC 3350
Email : NGuetermann@sctechnologygroup.com.au
Phone: 03 5333 7767

Details: Mark your diaries! On Tuesday 28th October, SC Technology Group Ballarat is hosting a Technology Showcase featuring all the latest technology you need for your business. If you would like to learn how to increase your workflow efficiency and cut costs using specialised software, this is an event not to be missed! To register for the breakfast session or a personal demonstration, Follow the Link and win a $50 Myer Gift Card >>> https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/tech-specs-the-technology-you-need-for-your-business-tickets-13173182343


OUT OF THE GROUND FESTIVAL

Date:01 Nov 2014
Non Members: $75.00
Members: TBA
Details:
Venue: Moorabool Shire and surrounding local farms
Email : info@ootgfestival.com.au
Phone: 0438 355 509

Details:
Come join us at our Out Of The Ground festival Tour on Saturday 1st November and Sunday 2nd November 2014. Enjoy the serenity of local farms and produce, experience the sights along the way and see the dedication and devotion of what it takes to produce quality locally grown foods.
Help us support our local farmers and experience the goodness and nutrition of what is grown out of our local soil with the opportunity to take it home with you whether it be a bunch or a box.
A fun, entertaining, Educational tour exposing our most hidden treasures of the Moorabool Shire and surrounds

Stay and Join us over the weekend, camping sites available, Experience our Saturday Night Outdoor Movie night on a local property and sit back relax and enjoy a Sunday Jazz Wine and cheese tasting afternoon.

It's a wonderful weekend promised to entice all lovers of Food and The Countryside.
Let us introduce you to Buninyong, The Moorabool Shire and surrounding Towns

Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketbooth.com.au and visit our website http://www.ootgfestival.com.au/


OUT OF THE GROUND FESTIVAL

Date:02 Nov 2014
Non Members: $75.00
Members: TBA
Details:
Venue: Moorabool Shire and surrounding local farms
Email : info@ootgfestival.com.au
Phone: 0438 355 509

Details:
Come join us at our Out Of The Ground festival Tour on Saturday 1st November and Sunday 2nd November 2014. Enjoy the serenity of local farms and produce, experience the sights along the way and see the dedication and devotion of what it takes to produce quality locally grown foods.
Help us support our local farmers and experience the goodness and nutrition of what is grown out of our local soil with the opportunity to take it home with you whether it be a bunch or a box.
A fun, entertaining, Educational tour exposing our most hidden treasures of the Moorabool Shire and surrounds

Stay and Join us over the weekend, camping sites available, Experience our Saturday Night Outdoor Movie night on a local property and sit back relax and enjoy a Sunday Jazz Wine and cheese tasting afternoon.

It's a wonderful weekend promised to entice all lovers of Food and The Countryside.
Let us introduce you to Buninyong, The Moorabool Shire and surrounding Towns

Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketbooth.com.au and visit our website http://www.ootgfestival.com.au/


Commerce Ballarat Info Comm Breakfast

Date:12 Nov 2014
Non Members: $25.00
Members: $15.00
Details:
Venue: Sails on the Lake
Time: 7.00am-8.45am

Details:
Running a family business can be immensely rewarding, but also present unique and often unexpected challenges. Harwood Andrews is dedicated to supporting family businesses and in this breakfast seminar will cover topics relating to succession planning, development of family business structures, family constitutions, trade mark and intellectual property considerations for your business, and managing the challenges, pressures and unique factors that family businesses often face.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


Speednet Events Ballarat - Mixed

Date:18 Nov 2014
Non Members: $35.00
Members: $35.00
Details:
Venue: Lake View Hotel
Email : tickets.speednet@gmail.com
Phone: 0353318036

Details: Our popular Speednet event returns to Ballarat.

The unique way that the evening is run will see you meeting, sharing and connecting with upto 29 other business people. What joint venture will you be able to develop - idea you could make happen - or even better how might you be able to help someone else in the room in their business?

Registration essential


FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:19 Nov 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: TBA
Details:
Venue: Central Highlands Library Ballarat
Time: 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431

**LAST ONE FOR 2014!!**

Details:
To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of your own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

You will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


Melbourne Food & Wine Festival CEO Natalie O'Brien

Date:25 Nov 2014
Non Members: $25.00
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Jacksons & Co, Cnr Mair & Lydiard Sts
Time: 3pm

Details:
Key note speaker - Natalie O'Brien, CEO of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, followed by drinks and networking.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


Commerce Ballarat 505 Club

Date:04 Dec 2014
Non Members: $16.50
Members: Free
Details: Hosted by Golden City Hotel
Venue: Sturt Street, Ballarat
Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm
An evening of networking and fostering relationships to grow your business.
Drinks and Savouries provided
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


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